Men’s Clothing

Sotheby’s Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 with Rare Omega Speedmasters at werd.com

Sotheby’s Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 with Rare Omega Speedmasters

The 50 year anniversary of NASA’s historic Apollo 11 moon landing is upon us. Sotheby’s is celebrating it with a carefully curated sale of incredible Omega Speedmasters, entitled Omega Speedmaster: To the Moon and Back. Highlights of the sale include two Reference 2915-1s and an Alaska III Prototype. The 2915 being the first Speedmaster model ever created & the “Alaska III” was first made for NASA’s Space Shuttle program in 1978. Many other manufacturer-vetted Speedmasters are also up for auction.

Brando’s <i>Apocalypse Now</i> Rolex Will Soon Be Up For Auction at werd.com

Brando’s Apocalypse Now Rolex Will Soon Be Up For Auction

Marlon Brando was perfectly dark & creepy in his performance as colonel Kurtz in 1979’s Apocalypse Now. In the film, the deranged commander gone MIA in the jungle wore a very unique Rolex GMT-Master which will soon go up for auction. During filming the watch was deemed “too nice” & the bezel was removed—and is still gone. The case back has a homemade engraving of M. Brando that the actor did himself. A very rare Rolex indeed.

Sotheby’s & Stadium To Offer “Ultimate Sneaker Collection” at werd.com

Sotheby’s & Stadium To Offer “Ultimate Sneaker Collection”

Luxury auction house Sotheby’s & New York City sneaker shop Stadium Goods have teamed up to offer 100 of the world’s rarest sneakers. “The Ultimate Sneaker Collection” includes shoes from Adidas, Yeezy, Nike and Jordan as well as unicorn kicks like the original sample model of the 1972 Nike Waffle Trainer “Moon Shoe” &  Back to the Future Nike Mags. Auction open July 23.

Adidas’ “Home Of Classics” Collection Has All Your Summer Whites at werd.com

Adidas’ “Home Of Classics” Collection Has All Your Summer Whites

This is it. Prime summer time. The perfect moment for Adidas to drop a ten-shoe collection of classics all rendered in clean, bright white. The drop coincides with the 50th anniversary of two iconic silhouettes: the Stan Smith and the Superstar. In addition to these, the collection includes the Continental 80, S.C. Premier, A.R. Trainer, Torsion Comp, Supercourt, Supercourt RX, Rivalry Lo and Nizza Hi RF.

These Water-Ready Merrell Hikers Will Keep You Cool at werd.com

These Water-Ready Merrell Hikers Will Keep You Cool

When you take that detour from the hot sun of the hiking trail to the cool waters of the river crossing, these are what you want on your feet. Jump right in there! The Choprock from Merrell is a water-ready hiking shoe that is as good on land as it is in the drink. It features an open yet supportive ventilated and reinforced upper and a Vibram MegaGrip outsole for solid traction on wet & dry terrain and everything in between.

Nike Introduces Body Heat Sensitive AeroAdapt Fabric at werd.com

Nike Introduces Body Heat Sensitive AeroAdapt Fabric

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AeroAdapt is a new proprietary material from Nike designed to help keep athletes at their optimal temperature so that sweating, overheating or getting chilled won’t interfere with a workout. The moment this fabric senses sweat, its moisture-reactive yarns open the fabric to release body heat and let air in. The wetter the material gets, the more it opens. As the moisture evaporates, the vents close to trap body heat, helping to prevent the athlete from feeling chilled or staying wet during a warm-up or cool down. AeroAdapt will debut in five garments in the new Nike Pro Collection from the brand’s Training division.

Hodinkee & Oris Team Up On Limited Edition Dive Watch at werd.com

Hodinkee & Oris Team Up On Limited Edition Dive Watch

In partnership with online horology hub Hodinkee, the Swiss-made Oris Divers Sixty-Five Limited Edition is a classic mechanical dive watch that will be produced in a limited run of 250 pieces. This model features a slim profile 40mm stainless steel case, gray bezel and a black dial with printed markers. The date window is gone and the movement is hand-wound.

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years Of The Iconic Monaco with an 80s Inspired Design at werd.com

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years Of The Iconic Monaco with an 80s Inspired Design

First made famous by the king of cool Steve McQueen in 1971’s high-octane auto racing film Le Mans, Tag Heuer’s  iconic square-case Monaco stands today as a certified classic. To mark 50 years since its 1969 launch, Tag has created a limited run of 169 pieces which feature a polished stainless steel case, bright red sun ray dial, and a perforated black leather driver’s strap.

Nike Introduces Neon Green Zoom Series Shoes at werd.com

Nike Introduces Neon Green Zoom Series Shoes

This exclusive color is called Nike Phantom Glow. And it’s integrated into all 4 styles in the brand’s new Zoom Series. Choose from the Air Zoom Pegasus 36, the Zoom Pegasus Turbo, the Zoom Fly 3, & specifically for men, the ZoomX Vaporfly NEXT%. Each of these Zoom-powered runners offers its own performance profile but all feature the latest in cutting edge & race-proven technologies.

Omega Celebrates Apollo 11 with Limited Speedmaster Moonwatch at werd.com

Omega Celebrates Apollo 11 with Limited Speedmaster Moonwatch

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Omega has created a limited edition of their iconic Speedmaster;  a classic watch that was part of all six moon landings. The watch features a 42mm stainless case with an 18K Moonshine Gold bezel. There are numerous engravings, including a distinctive 9 o’clock subdial featuring a laser-engraved image of Buzz Aldrin climbing down onto the lunar surface. Limited Edition model of 6,969 pieces.

La Sportiva’s Bushido II Trail Runner is Built for Battle at werd.com

La Sportiva’s Bushido II Trail Runner is Built for Battle

La Sportiva’s Bushido II Trail Runner has all the features & durable vegan construction that have made the Italian mountain brand a favorite of serious trail & ultra runners. A FriXion XT V-Groove2 outsole delivers traction on wet & dry terrain. The upper is a rugged combination of mesh, microfiber, high-frequency welded ripstop & it features a TPU toe cap. The EVA midsole provides a cushioned ride with a 6mm heel-to-toe drop.

TAD’s Nautilus AC Short is a Dive Classic at werd.com

TAD’s Nautilus AC Short is a Dive Classic

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Made in the U.S.A. from quick-drying & durable Amphibious Cloth, TAD’s Nautilus AC is a classic dive short with a dual snap front closure & a modern fit. With two front pockets featuring integrated loops for dummy-cording gear, and a single rear pocket with a Velcro closure for secure storage, plus the water-friendly fabrication, these shorts are ready for boats and boards and running the rapids.

The Coros Vertix Sportswatch Measures Your O2 Levels at werd.com

The Coros Vertix Sportswatch Measures Your O2 Levels

Designed for action in alpine environments, the Vertix from Coros is a 48mm GPS sport watch that features na Altitude Performance System that measures & tracks the oxygen levels in your blood. In addition to the oximeter, there’s an optical HRM that will give you heart data for your runs and swims, too. The grade 5 titanium watch bezel and back case is twice as strong as traditional steel, the sapphire glass is virtually scratch resistant and the digital knob can withstand a drop of 25 ft. Battery life: 60-hours in GPS mode.

This Sock Has Sole at werd.com

This Sock Has Sole

The DRYMILE is a category all its own: an adventure “sock-shoe” that combines ultra-minimalist shoe design with 100% waterproofing to give you all-conditions comfort plus outdoor durability without any unnecessary bulk. A funded Kickstarter.

Danner Built a Boot for Urban Adventures at werd.com

Danner Built a Boot for Urban Adventures

With a slim knit upper and smooth Plyolite EVA midsole, the Caprine looks nothing like other Danner boots. Designed for active urban life and function in the wild, they feature a megagrip Vibram outsole and an upper that’s a mix of breathable knit mesh & nubuck leather. A DWR coating gives it all-weather protection. Available in a high & low model.

UAG has a Better Band for Apple Watch at werd.com

UAG has a Better Band for Apple Watch

Out of the box, Apple Watch is not set up to survive the rigors of heavy sport and adventure action. UAG’s Active Watch Strap is a solid tactical upgrade that features a band made of high-strength nylon, stainless hardware, and a velcro hook & loop closure. Available in black, hi-vis orange, and midnight camo; compatible with all watch models.